NHS Choices

NHS Choices

The UK’s largest health website, NHS Choices provides comprehensive, reliable health and social care information on: lifestyle decisions such as smoking, drinking and exercise; hundreds of thousands of entries in over 50 directories to find and choose health services in England; thousands of regularly updated articles and reports on a full range of medical topics; hundreds of video clips, interactive tools and listings that allow the user to compare services, such as hospitals, GPs or dentists; and create his or her own private account with personalised content right on the NHS Choices homepage. An automated translation system allows most content to be displayed in more than 50 languages. NHS Choices is certified by the Information Standard.

NHS Choices information sources
• NHS Evidence, formerly the National Library for Health;
• Information Centre for Health and Social Care;
• Care Quality Commission;
• And other health and social care organisations.
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The Stay Well This Winter campaign will make sure that people have the information they need to help them look after themselves this winter and also to know the best place to go for urgent advice, whether that's their local pharmacy, NHS Choices, NHS 111 or A&E.
She said: "Over the past two years they have helped us with our community work, taken part in GP mystery shopping and an NHS Choices project.
Researchers contacted 500 dentists on the NHS Choices website only to find one in three had no new NHS appointments.
NHS Choices describes gender dysphoria as 'a condition where a person experiences discomfort or distress because there is a mismatch between their biological sex and gender identity.
A search of the NHS Choices website, which lists health centre numbers in England, found 183 still use 0845 and 0844 codes.
The NHS Choices website admits: "There is no good quality evidence that homeopathy is effective as a treatment for any health condition.
Back yourself up by reading the NHS Choices website.
But the disease is not as easily transmitted as a respiratory virus such as flu and is generally not spread by shaking hands, travelling on public transport or sitting beside an Ebola sufferer who does not have any symptoms, according to NHS Choices.
A new blood pressure quiz has been launched on NHS Choices website at www.
Hospitals will be ranked on the NHS Choices website on the range, quality and nutritional value of patients' food.
Complementing the new standards, the Secretary of State for Health, Jeremy Hunt, has announced hospitals will, for the first time, be ranked on the NHS Choices website for the quality of their food.
Action Jackson is part of the "Fix-Up Team", recognised education motivators used by UK Department of Education and other institutions including Aim Higher, Career Academies UK as well as NHS Choices.